Post Tagged with: "Pennsylvania"

Pennsylvania’s largest municipal electric utility signs solar PPA with Sun Tribe

Pennsylvania’s largest municipal electric utility signs solar PPA with Sun Tribe

May 26, 2020 at 10:51 am Comments are Disabled

The Borough of Chambersburg in Pennsylvania, home to the largest municipal electric utility in the state, agreed to a public-private partnership with Sun Tribe last week that will provide clean, affordable energy for Borough ratepayers for the next two decades. Based in Charlottesville, Va., Sun Tribe is one of theRead More

Philadelphia Energy Authority brings back Solarize Philadelphia program

Philadelphia Energy Authority brings back Solarize Philadelphia program

April 28, 2020 at 9:00 am Comments are Disabled

On the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, the Philadelphia Energy Authority (PEA) reopened Solarize Philly, a program to help all Philadelphians go solar. Solarize Philly is the nation’s largest program of its kind, with 654 homeowners participating since 2017. Participants benefit from group-buying discounts and consumer protections. Installers are kicking off theRead More

Grasshopper Solar adds 278-MW solar project portfolio in Pennsylvania from Glidepath Ventures

Grasshopper Solar adds 278-MW solar project portfolio in Pennsylvania from Glidepath Ventures

March 9, 2020 at 10:00 am Comments are Disabled

Grasshopper Solar, a global developer and asset owner headquartered in Canada, acquired a 278 MWdc portfolio of solar projects in Pennsylvania from Glidepath Ventures. Once operational, the portfolio will nearly double the amount of solar assets currently operating in Pennsylvania. Glidepath Ventures is an early-stage energy project development firm. FoundedRead More

Pennsylvania Solar Center opens to help small businesses in the state go solar

Pennsylvania Solar Center opens to help small businesses in the state go solar

November 26, 2019 at 9:38 am 1 comment

The Pennsylvania Solar Center, a new statewide solar energy resource hub established to guide non-profits and small businesses through the solar purchase process and connect them to qualified installers and financing, has officially opened in Pittsburgh. A project of The New Sun Rising, its 501(c)3 non-profit fiscal sponsor, the PARead More

Pennsylvania would save $300 million a year if just 10 percent of its generation came from solar

Pennsylvania would save $300 million a year if just 10 percent of its generation came from solar

June 24, 2019 at 11:01 am Comments are Disabled

A new report commissioned by Community Energy, Inc. finds that transitioning 10 percent of Pennsylvania’s electric generation to solar would decrease the state’s wholesale electric costs by $619 million annually, while costing less than half that amount to make the transition, and would lower wholesale electric prices across the multi-stateRead More

SolarCity sets up shop in Western Pennsylvania

SolarCity sets up shop in Western Pennsylvania

April 12, 2016 at 8:30 am Comments are Disabled

SolarCity is now making its solar service available to homeowners in Western Pennsylvania for the first time. SolarCity will make it possible for many of the region’s one million plus residents to install solar with no upfront cost and pay less for solar electricity than they pay for utility power.Read More

Star Energy Partners expands to Pennsylvania

Star Energy Partners expands to Pennsylvania

May 28, 2015 at 2:30 pm Comments are Disabled

Energy provider Star Energy Partners has expanded its service territory to include Pennsylvania. Residential and commercial energy consumers within the PPL and PECO service areas now have more choice and control over their energy costs through Star Energy Partners’ fixed-rate, price-protected options. In the coming months, the company will offerRead More